An Eldorado man was taken by AirMed-1 helicopter Thursday, June 24th, to Shannon Medical Center in San Angelo after being struck by a vehicle and hitting his head.

Jesus Auden Gonzalez, 42, of Eldorado, was at a gathering in the 100 Block of Laredo Street when he was reportedly hit by an unidentified vehicle. Gonzalez fell and struck his head on the front wheel of a nearby pickup truck.

Gonzalez was taken by EMS ambulance to Schleicher County Medical Center where he was treated before being transferred by helicopter to San Angelo.

Schleicher County Sheriff Jason Chatham and Deputies Jeremy Hayes and John Conner responded to the scene. The incident is still under investigation, Sheriff Chatham said.

The Success learned on Tuesday that Gonzalez has been released from the hospital.